Charles M. Newby, 76, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away on September 11, 2017. Charles was born in Richmond, Indiana on September 13, 1940 to Leonard and Emma Newby.
Charles retired from Duke Energy. He enjoyed gardening and puttering around in his garage. Charles loved fishing and camping. He especially enjoyed riding his motorcycle and taking trips on it. Charles and his wife had an antique business and traveled to shows in the Midwest. Charles was an avid Nascar fan. Charles loved his family and will be greatly missed by many.
Charles is preceded in death by his parents; his loving and devoted wife of 53 years, Eleanor D. Newby in 2014; daughter, Joyce Newby. He is survived by his children, Scott (Patricia) Newby, Beverly (Jeff) Hedrick and Jack (LeeAnne) Newby; grandchildren, Johnathan (Amber) Brumley, Brian Brumley, Matthew Newby, Luke Newby, Adam (Jennifer) Hedrick, Tyler (Ashley Smith) Sasser; great grandchildren, Halie and Elijah Brumley, Charles and Wyatt Newby, Madison and Olivia Hedrick; sisters, Lou Ann Beatty and Roberta Gibson; sister in law, Margaret Newby.
Memorial Contributions may kindly be made to the Indiana State Library Foundation to support the Talking Books and Braille Library, 140 N. Senate Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46204 or The American Heart Association.